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  • 11th Street Family Health Services Center 11th Street Family Health Services Center

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(39.96805,-75.15475)
 

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Mission Statement

The mission of 11th Street Family Health Services Center is to to provide quality, comprehensive health services to the clients it serves, with special attention to vulnerable people and residents of public housing units in the 11th Street Corridor.

Description

The 11th Street Family Health Services Center is a nurse-managed health center providing comprehensive services to urban, medically underserved community members. The center, run by the Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions in collaboration with the Family Practice and Counseling Network, provides community based care while educating health professions students. Low-income patients receive a comprehensive range of health services including physical exams, family planning, dental care, nutrition, physical fitness, behavioral health, and disease prevention services. More than half of the patients served by the center have Medicaid coverage, and an additional third are uninsured. The center offers health education outreach for patients, and a venue for the education of health professionals in culturally competent, community-based care.

Website

http://www.drexel.edu/11thstreet/

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